Designed for pinnacle surf performance, the new Patagonia Nanogrip Banded Bottoms hold snug to the body through duck-dives and freedives. Made of soft and durable body fabric their innovative blended microfiber lining offers superior slip resistance when wet, holding snug to the body in turbulent water. As Patagonia's least-coverage Nanogrip bikini bottoms, they have minimal fabric in the seat for reduced drag in the water, the mid-rise banded waist design sits straight across the hips for a secure fit.
Since 1985, Patagonia has pledged 1% of sales to the preservation and restoration of the natural environment. 1% for the Planet is an alliance of businesses that understand the necessity of protecting the natural environment. They understand that profit and loss are directly linked to its health, and are concerned with the social and environmental impacts of industry.
Patagonia's mission statement is to "build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis." Clear as day! They work hard to produce innovative, high-quality, simple and utile apparel that help explorers and outdoor enthusiasts achieve their dreams.